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MAT 49: Iconic SMG of Algeria and Indochina

MAT 49: Iconic SMG of Algeria and Indochina

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum, and today we’re going to take a look at a really interesting French submachine gun. This is the MAT 49, and it’s a pretty iconic machine gun of, well, pretty much, … every war France has fought since World War Two. These saw extensive use in…

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The Liberator Pistol – First Shots

The Liberator Pistol – First Shots

Do I really want to do this one-handed? Maybe For science, for science You missed the German he just killed you I missed the german, okay, let’s try this again I need a stick Hold on I have this handy dandy tool I need an ejector All right, ejector Reload Maybe Fritz was deaf and he didn’t hear it We’ll…

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B&T VP9 Silenced Pistol: A Modern Welrod

B&T VP9 Silenced Pistol: A Modern Welrod

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum. I’m here today at the Royal Armouries, the National Firearms Centre in Leeds, England, courtesy of ARES: Armament Research Services. Today, I had the chance to take a look at one of the new production Brügger & Thomet VP9 pistols… …which is… …sort of a copy…

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Czech vz61 Skorpion: History and Mechanics

Czech vz61 Skorpion: History and Mechanics

Hi guys, thanks for tuning into another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum and today I’m up here in Canada visiting Marstar and taking a look at a number of interesting firearms they have in their reference collection. And one of them is this vz.61 Skorpion machine pistol. Now there aren’t a whole lot of true machine pistols out there.…

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Lewis Short Recoil .45ACP Prototype Pistol

Lewis Short Recoil .45ACP Prototype Pistol

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com, I’m Ian and today We are taking a look at a semi-automatic .45 Caliber Army Service pistol manufactured and invented by Colonel Isaac Newton Lewis. That is the same Isaac, Newton Lewis who developed the Lewis Light Machine Gun, very cool dude. Really, a gun that should have been…

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Local Boy Saves Nation: The Australian Owen SMG

Local Boy Saves Nation: The Australian Owen SMG

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum, and I am here today at Movie Armaments Group up in Toronto, Canada, taking a look at possibly the ugliest submachine gun ever conceived by humankind. However, interestingly, also one of the best. One of the really good submachine guns of World War Two, despite its…

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M3 and M3A1 Grease Gun SMGs

M3 and M3A1 Grease Gun SMGs

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum, and I’m here today at the Rock Island Auction house taking a look at some of the guns that are going to be coming up for sale in their May of 2017 Premiere auction. Today we are looking at a pair of American World War Two…

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Viper MkI: A Simplified Steampunk Sten

Viper MkI: A Simplified Steampunk Sten

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum, and I’m here today at the National Firearms Centre, part of the British Royal Armouries collection in Leeds. And we are taking a look at a Viper Mk 1. This is a sort of a modification, it’s a play on the Sten gun that was developed…

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Croatian Šokac SMG – A PPSh-41 Copy from the 1990s

Croatian Šokac SMG – A PPSh-41 Copy from the 1990s

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com I’m Ian, McCollum, and I’m here today at the Kessler Auction house in Kreuzlingen Switzerland taking a look at an interesting submachine gun from the Croatian Civil War or the Yugoslavian Civil War this is specifically a Šokac, I think I’m pronouncing that correctly submachine gun And it is…

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